Martins Dukurs
Sport: Skeleton
Birthdate: March 31, 1984
Birthplace: Riga, Latvia
Residence: Sigulda, Latvia
Ht: / Wt: 5'10" / 147 lbs
Olympics: 2006
Event: Men's

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Who am I?

As the pilot for the USA-1 bobsled, I broke a 62-year gold medal drought when my sled, the 'Night Train" won the Olympic title at the 2010 Vancouver Games. A degenerative eye condition nearly caused me to quit my sport in 2008, but corrective surgery restored my vision to 20-20.

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